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Arabella, 24 August 1996

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Richard Strauss

Librettist: Hugo von Hofmannsthal

Conductor: Dietfried Bernet

Orchestra: London Philharmonic


Fortune Teller: Susan McCulloch

Adelaide: Anne Howells

Arabella: Adrianne Pieczonka

Zdenka: Alison Hagley

Matteo: Jeffrey Lentz

Graf Waldner: Artur Korn

Mandryka: Wolfgang Brendel

Graf Elemer: Mathias Zachariassen

Graf Dominik: Howard Quilla Croft

Graf Lamoral: Henry Waddington

Fiakermilli: Inger Dam-Jensen

Welko: Kevin Sharp

Djura: Howard Kirk

Jankel: Simon Kirkbride

Room Waiter: Alberto Janelli

Production Team

Original Director: John Cox

Revival Director: Daniel Dooner

Set Designer: Julia Trevelyan Oman

Costume Designer: Julia Trevelyan Oman

Lighting Designer: Robert Bryan